October 11, 2017 RSS feed / Editorial

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Charter school faces uphill battle

Dr. Eddy Daniel, by all accounts, is an accomplished educator who has ideas worth considering.  He is the brains behind the effort to establish another charter school in Person County.  Despite Dr. More...

Where has the volunteer spirit gone?

Over the past month, The Courier-Times has featured stories about each of the volunteer fire departments in Person County, along with another story about the Roxboro-Person Rescue Squad.  More...

Police deserve our appreciation

To the editor:  I had been planning for some time to send some help to the victims of recent catastrophic storms. More...

Friends expand library services

To the editor:  Members of the Person County Public Library staff would like to express our sincere gratitude to the Friends of the Person County Public Library. More...

GOP election reforms also serve to lighten burdens

Democrats, progressive activists and left-leaning editorialists haven’t liked past ideas from Republicans to change the way North Carolina’s elections are run. More...

Book brings oppression to life

Can we trust the people who taught us our state’s history when we were growing up? Or do we have to turn to fiction writers to open the doors to a true version of North Carolina’s past?  More...

PULSE POLL

THE QUESTION: What is the most important service Person County provides?  NEXT WEEK’S QUESTION:  The State Fair opens Oct. 12. What’s your favorite attraction?  1. Concerts 2. Crafts 3. Food 4. More...